Monthly Archives: March 2011

Review: Realms of Infamy, Edited by James Lowder

Realms of Infamy by James Lowder My rating: 3 of 5 stars I don’t tend to expect a great deal from shared-world fiction in general as they often sell based more on the popularity of the setting than the quality … Continue reading

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Review: Moonrise, by Ben Bova

Moonrise by Ben Bova My rating: 4 of 5 stars Moonrise, by Ben Bova, is a favorite of mine because it was the novel that finally convinced me that Hard Science-Fiction could be just as entertaining as the action-packed space … Continue reading

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Fraterfamilias, by Judith Doloughan – A Review

Fraterfamilias by Judith Doloughan My rating: 4 of 5 stars It has looked so far to be a year of exceeded expectations. When Innsmouth Free Press sent me a copy of this book to review I wasn’t expecting a great … Continue reading

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Scalzi on Writing: Review

You’re Not Fooling Anyone When You Take Your Laptop to a Coffee Shop: Scalzi on Writing by John Scalzi My rating: 4 of 5 stars How you rate this book, I think, depends primarily on what you expected when you … Continue reading

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Eeeek! Creeper!

One of the things that have been taking up the lions-share of my free time, such that it is, lately is the game Minecraft. ┬áIf you are at all interested in gaming and haven’t heard of Minecraft yet, odds are … Continue reading

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Hornblower and the Hotspur – a review

Hornblower and the Hotspur by C.S. Forester My rating: 3 of 5 stars This book gives us Hornblower’s first outing as a full Master & Commander of his own vessel, as a commander assigned to a sloop of war in … Continue reading

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